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Bush Faces Dilemma Over Deficit and Budget Cuts

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Bush Faces Dilemma Over Deficit and Budget Cuts

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Bush Faces Dilemma Over Deficit and Budget Cuts

Bush Faces Dilemma Over Deficit and Budget Cuts

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President Bush's plan to cut the federal deficit in half during his second term has many in Washington angling to ensure their favorite programs aren't cut. Hear NPR's Scott Simon and Wall Street Journal reporter Jackie Calmes.